History Moving Forward

Founded in 1936 as the Antiquarian & Landmarks Society, we are a state-wide network of eleven significant historic properties that span four centuries of New England history. Our museums are starting points, “landmarks in every sense,” for deeper exploration and greater appreciation of the Connecticut experience. We have something for everyone: from captivating house tours to lovely historic gardens, history celebrations and remarkable collections of art and antiques. Our real-life stories, as told through our collections, make history matter.

The historic, landmark properties span four centuries of Connecticut history and include: the Bellamy-Ferriday House & Garden, Bethlehem; the Butler-McCook House & Garden and Main Street History Center, Hartford; the Buttolph-Williams House, Wethersfield; the Amasa Day House, Moodus; the Hempsted Houses, New London; the Isham-Terry House, Hartford; the Nathan Hale Homestead, Coventry; the Palmer-Warner House, East Haddam; and the Phelps-Hatheway House & Garden, Suffield.

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Vintage Valentine Tea at Isham-Terry House

February 9

Celebrate a vintage Valentine’s Day at the Isham-Terry House & share this special event with friends or a loved one.

$30/$25 CTL Members.

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Vintage Valentine Tea

February 9 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Celebrate a vintage Valentine’s Day at the Isham-Terry House & share this special event with friends or a loved one.

Ira Hessmer Lecture

February 23 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Hessmer will discuss her research on East Hartford’s Burnside Ice Company, as well as the Union for Negro Ice delivery in Harlem & the impact of ice on the lives of African Americans in the Jim Crow era.

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Properties

Amos Bull House

Bellamy Ferriday House & Garden

Butler McCook House & Garden

Buttolph-Williams House

Hempsted Houses

Isham-Terry House & Garden

Nathan Hale Homestead

Palmer-Warner House

Phelps-Hatheway House & Garden

Amasa Day House

Forge Farm

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